Be each others' biggest support.
I've written a lot about how healthy couples manage to stay healthy even after months and years of being together, it's not easy and it takes a lot of effort from both sides. Healthy and happy couples also have their downs and their problems, but they still manage to come out of those problems stronger than ever, that's what makes them "healthy" in the end and they manage to stay that way for days to come. Here are eight of the most common things that only healthy couples can understand, let's begin.
7. They compromise a lot for each other
Make no mistake, healthy and strong relationships take a lot of compromise to stay strong, more importantly from both sides. It's not a relationship if only one person makes all of the effort and the other just watches them and enjoys it. Every relationship requires a lot of compromise from both parties, and strong relationships are the prime example of just that.
They don't think twice before letting anything go for one another, because in the end they know who holds more priority in their lives and who doesn't.
6. They don't shy away from accepting their mistakes
Healthy couples stay healthy because both the partners don't mind accepting their mistakes and owning up to them, they never play the blame game and instantly apologise if they're really at fault and they see their partner hurting because of what they did. Everyone makes mistakes, but most people start ignoring their mistakes or just start changing topics whenever they're confronted about those mistakes, don't be one of those people. If you want to have a happy and healthy life with your partner, make sure you're not scared of admitting when you're wrong.
5. They are each others' biggest support
Whenever I'm in doubt, whenever I'm in need, whenever I'm scared, no matter what the situation or the scenario may be, I know without a shadow of a doubt that my girlfriend is going to be standing right beside me with her hand in mine, she's been that way since day one and so have I. I consider her my biggest critic and my biggest strength and she considers me hers.
A happy couple knows the deal, they provide endless support to one another without either one of them asking for it, they're just there.